Tag Archives: casino workers

Woman in Mask at Mardi Gras

Congrats New Orleans!

Congrats New Orleans! This year marks the first Mardi Gras with smokefree indoor air. Musicians and the amazing hospitality workforce that make this city so special no longer have to…

CDC infographic about SHS in casinos

Going Smokefree Matters: Casinos

Ventilation systems do not address the health hazards of secondhand smoke in casinos. Learn more with this CDC infographic:

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Win-River Casinos Air Quality Study

A study has been published that measured secondhand smoke particulate matter in the Win-River Resort and Casino. Read the full study: Measuring Indoor Air Quality and Engaging California Indian Stakeholders…

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Winner’s Circle in Indianapolis Should Be Smokefree

We agree.  Winner’s Circle staff deserve right to breathe smokefree air in job just like everyone else in Indianapolis. Secondhand smoke is a top preventable cause of chronic disease, health…

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Air Quality at Arkansas Racetracks, Unsafe Environments?

An air quality study at Oaklawn Park Racing and Gaming and Southland Park Gaming and Racing measuring fine particulates.

Alecia’s Story

Hear Alecia’s story in her own words about what it was like to work in Nevada’s smoke-filled casino industry, an industry that eventually took her life in 2015.

Support for Smokefree Casinos in Iowa

A letter to the editor in the Des Moines Register stated that, “Seven years after Iowa’s smoke-free-air law went into effect exempting gaming floors, the state continues to gamble with…

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Harrah’s New Orleans: Best Casino in the South!

On April 22, 2015 the City of New Orleans joined the ranks of world-class cities with a strong smokefree indoor air law for the health of the city’s world-famous “cultural…

Cover of May 2015 Smokefree Casinos Brochure

Check Out Our Updated Smokefree Casinos Brochure (May 2015)

Get the Facts. Read the May 2015 Smokefree Casinos Brochure from Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights (ANR).

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Horseshoe Baltimore Casino Now Open!

Horseshoe Baltimore casino opened on August 26, 2014! We celebrate that this property, like all of Maryland’s casino workplaces, is 100% smokefree indoors. Smokefree indoor air means being welcoming to…